Duncan (LaVal T.) Papers, 1958-1965

Descriptive Summary

Title
Duncan (LaVal T.) Papers, 1958-1965
Creator
Duncan, LaVal T.
Extent
.25 linear feet
Finding Aid Author
Processed by Katherine Burger Johnson; machine-readable finding aid created by Encoded by
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Biography / History
LaVal T. Duncan was born in Louisville in 1907. He attended elementary school in Bloomfield, Kentucky, and high school at Simmons University, Louisville, then earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Ohio State University. In 1934 he joined the staff of Mammoth Life and Accident Insurance Company as special agent, rising through the ranks to field auditor, cashier, assistant Treasurer, Treasurer, and Vice-President/Treasurer. Duncan was also a member of numerous civil organizations and served on the boards of several businesses and organizations, including the Louisville Municipal Housing Authority and the Red Cross Hospital. Duncan died in Louisville in May 1979.
Scope and Content
This .25 linear foot collection consists of LaVal T. Duncan's files relating to the Red Cross (Community) Hospital from 1957-1965, plus one folder of minutes and reports from other organizations.

Contents of the Collection

Red Cross Hospital

Incoming correspondence, 1957-1965

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Outgoing correspondence, 1959-1961

  • Box 1, folder 2
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Board of Directors minutes, 1958-1965

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Fund Raising, 1958-1959

  • Box 1, folder 4
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By-laws and policies, 1965

  • Box 1, folder 5
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Fiscal records, 1960-1961

  • Box 1, folder 6
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Other Organizations

Minutes and financial reports, 1959-1960

  • Box 1, folder 7
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